Antinuclear policy consolidates Japan and Kazakhstan, Hirotsugu Terasaki NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM An international antinuclear exhibition, organized by the Library of the First President of Kazakhstan, Soka Gakkai International of Japan (SGI) and International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), kicked off in the capital of Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan and Japan call for nuclear-weapons-free world TOKYO. KAZINFORM On September 19, 2019 in Tokyo the international conference «Kazakhstan-Japan: path to a nuclear-weapons-free world» was held as part of the eponymous visiting scientific and exhibition project of the Library of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Elbasy. The conference is devoted to the most important aspects of the activities of Elbasy N.A. Nazarbayev in the development of the global movement for a nuclear-free world, the press service of the Kazakh Embassy in Tokyo informs.
Kazakhstan, U.S. signed joint statement on HEU minimization VIENNA. KAZINFORM On the sidelines of the 63rd session of the IAEA General Conference in Vienna, Minister of Energy of Kazakhstan Kanat Bozumbayev and Under Secretary for Nuclear Security of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Administrator of the National Nuclear Security Administration Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty signed a joint statement on joint activities in utilization of highly-enriched uranium in the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kazinform reports.
The ATOM Project’s Honorary Ambassador completes UK tour LONDON. KAZINFORM Honorary Ambassador of The ATOM Project (Abolish Testing. Our Mission) Karipbek Kuyukov concluded his visit to the United Kingdom by attending events to mark the International Day against Nuclear Tests in Edinburgh, Manchester and London, the press service of the Kazakh Embassy in London informs.
‘With diploma to village’ program budget to be raised to 20bn tenge per year – Tokayev PETROPAVLOVSK. KAZINFORM The annual budget of the governmental program ‘With diploma to village’ will be raised to 20bn tenge beginning from 2020. President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev said it at the republican conference on rural areas and agro-industrial complex development held in Petropavlovsk, North Kazakhstan region, Akorda press service informs via Twitter.
International Day against Nuclear Tests marked in Almaty ALMATY. KAZINFORM A round table meeting dedicated to the International Day against Nuclear Tests was held in Almaty on 28 August 2019. The event was organized in cooperation with the Representative Office of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Almaty, the UN Information Bureau in Kazakhstan and the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, the MFA press service informs.
UN Sec Gen addresses participants of Nazarbayev Prize awarding ceremony NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Aidos Ukibay, Press Secretary of Nursultan Nazarbayev-Elbasy, has shared the video address by UN Secretary General António Guterres to participants of the awarding ceremony of the Nazarbayev Prize for Nuclear Weapon Free World and Global Security, Kazinform reported today.
Rehabilitation center for nuclear test victims to be opened in Semey SEMEY. KAZINFORM At a meeting with the deputies of the maslikhat (local administration) and public of Semey, Deputy Governor of East Kazakhstan region Assem Nussupova reported on the results of the analysis of medical and social rehabilitation of Semipalatinsk nuclear test victims, Kazinform correspondent reports.
International seminar on fostering coop among nuclear-weapon-free zones held in Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) co-organized an international Seminar on Fostering Cooperation Among Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zones (NWFZ) with the participation of representatives of all Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zones, experts from relevant international and regional organizations as well as a number of observer-states, the MFA press service informed.
Closure of Semipalatinsk Nuclear Test Site is a historical decision of Nursultan Nazarbayev NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Today Kazakhstan marks the 28th anniversary of signing of a very important historical document. On August 29, 1991, Nursultan Nazarbayev inked the Decree #409 of the President of the Kazakh Soviet Socialist Republic «On closing the Semipalatinsk Nuclear Test Site».